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The Beat Within 14.01
The Beat Within is a writing and conversation program in juvenile halls - and a weekly magazine that grows out of that program. The Beat was founded in 1996 when a social worker inside San Francisco's Youth Guidance Center realized that there was no vehicle for the anguished voices of the...

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Additional collections of scanned books, articles, and other texts (usually organized by topic) are presented here.

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Memoranda, interview notes, periodicals, papers, and other materials make up this collection which documents the development of the Advanced Research Projects Agency Network (Arpanet) of the US...
195 items
Dance Manuals
Over two hundred social dance manuals from the digital collections of the Library of Congress (spanning the years 1490 to 1929) are available here.
208 items
2600 DeCSS Scans Collection
The Case Universal City Studios, Inc. v. Reimerdes was the first test of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), a United States federal law. The plaintiffs, 8 movie studios, successfully...
166 items
Aljam3a-Library المكتبة الجامعة
Simply a library for Arabic books that comes in form of iPhone App, Android App, Desktop App. المكتبة الجامعة مكتبة متنوعة تحتوي على أكثر من 16,000 كتاب...
13,242 items
American Vernacular Music Manuscripts, ca. 1730-1910
This is a collaborative project between the Center for Popular Music and the American Antiquarian Society to inventory, catalog, digitize, and provide web-based public access to their extensive music...
337 items
Ant Texts presents scientific journal articles, papers, and books about ants. Antbase is a collaborative effort between scientists from around the world, aimed at providing the best possible access...
2,535 items
Aozora Bunko 青空文庫
Aozora Bunko (青空文庫, literally the "Blue Sky Library", also known as the "Open Air Library") is a Japanese digital library. This online collection encompasses several thousands of works of...
3,994 items
Auraria Library Digital Collections
The Auraria Library in Denver, Colorado serves the student and faculty population of a unique multi-institution campus composed of the University of Colorado Denver, Metropolitan State University of...
162 items
BBC Research and Development Reports
A collection of BBC Research and Development reports and white papers, dating from the 1960s through to 1996.
1,337 items
BiblioBooksAudio: Textes et Tutoriels
BiblioBooksAudio offers French audiobooks in mp3 and video (with subtitles.) In this collection you can also find the texts of these audiobooks, tutorials and some documents with many explanations...
71 items
Bishop's College School
BCS is a world renowned private boarding high school located in the heart of Quebec. Since 1836 students at BCS have chosen the school for its picturesque campus, small class sizes, devoted teachers...
337 items
Boletin Oficial de la Republica Argentina
El Boletín Oficial de la República Argentina es el diario oficial de la República Argentina, es decir, el medio de comunicación escrito que el Estado Argentino, utiliza para publicar sus normas...
55,702 items
Building Technology Heritage Library
The Building Technology Heritage Library (BTHL) is primarily a collection of American and Canadian, pre-1964 architectural trade catalogs, house plan books and technical building guides. Trade...
7,012 items
California Garden
Founded in 1907, the San Diego Floral Association is one of the oldest civic organizations in Southern California. It was created to advance horticultural education and improve gardening in the...
670 items
Canadian Tobacco Stamps
AN INTRODUCTION I began collecting stamps some seventy-five years ago (like all kids) keeping anything, eventually graduating to Canadian Postage, then to Canadian Revenue plus Tobacco, and finally...
28 items
Catholic University of America Digitized Books
The Catholic University of America, founded in 1887 by the U.S. Catholic bishops with the support of Pope Leo XIII, is the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States. Established...
85 items
Charity Hospital Reports
The history of Charity Hospital in New Orleans, Louisiana begins on May 10, 1736. On that date, the first Charity Hospital, funded by the estate of shipbuilder Jean Louis, opened in a house on...
114 items
Collected texts of Simon Schwartzman
Simon Schwartzman works at the Instituto de Estudos do Trabalho e Sociedade in Rio de Janeiro. He was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. He studied sociology, political science and public...
972 items
Comic Books and Graphic Novels
Collections of Comic Books and Graphic Novels
Cookbooks and Home Economics
The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley,...
3,120 items
Daniel Ellsberg
From Daniel Ellsberg was born in Chicago in 1931. After graduating from Harvard in 1952 with a B.A. summa cum laude in Economics, he studied for a year at King’s College, Cambridge...
12 items
Des Moines and Polk County, Iowa, City Directories:1866-1922
Containing an alphabetically arranged list of business firms and private citizens, a street and avenue guide, miscellaneous directory, city and county officers, terms of court, churches, colleges,...
43 items
Digital Fanzine Preservation Society
Digital Fanzine Preservation Society (DFPS). A collection of hardcore and punk music fanzines remastered and collected on the DFPS blogspot by Nagus from 2009-2011.
230 items
Document Cloud
DocumentCloud is a web-based software platform created for journalists to allow the searching, analyzing, annotation and publication of primary source documents used in reporting. It is the only...
166,842 items
Drakar och Demoner
Drakar och Demoner (Swedish for Dragons and Demons, in Sweden commonly referred to by the abbreviation "DoD") is a Swedish fantasy role-playing game first published in 1982 by the game publishing...
132 items
Dutch Government Documents
All the Dutch government documents can be found in this collection. The collection contains the Dutch "Tractatenbladen", "Staatsbladen" and many  more official Dutch publications.
3,641 items
dwsolo is a composer, guitarist and alto singer (also multitrack one-man choir). This collection contains the compositions and arrangements that he has released to Creative Commons. Other...
64 items
Early European Books
Early European Books is a collection of many works printed in Europe before 1701, from some of the most prestigious historical libraries of Europe, including The Kongelige Bibliotek (Royal Library,...
14,417 items
Ernie Lazar FOIA Collection
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a federal freedom of information law that allows for the full or partial disclosure of previously unreleased information and documents controlled by the...
2,096 items
ETSI Standards
ETSI produces a variety of standards, specifications and reports to suit different purposes, in response to market demand. These different types of standards are produced in different ways, in line...
25,318 items
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
Folksonomy: A system of classification derived from the practice and method of collaboratively creating and managing tags to annotate and categorize content; this practice is also known as...
21,758 items
The Archive's ever-expanding collection of genealogy resources includes items from the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana; Robarts Library at the University of...
90,141 items
Georgetown University Law Library
The Georgetown University Law Library supports the research and educational endeavors of the students and faculty of the Georgetown University Law Center. It is the second largest law school in the...
36 items
Government Documents
This collection contains digital versions of United States Government documents as well as other government documents.
56,014 items
Grammar Analysis
Most of the topics in this collection are about French or Arabic grammar.
340 items
Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library
This is a collection of local history materials from the Greensburg-Decatur County Public Library collections.
55 items
Hamid Naderi Yeganeh - Aesthetic Appeal
Mathematics - Hamid Naderi Yeganeh (Video) Mathematics - Hamid Naderi Yeganeh Mathematical Concepts Illustrated by Hamid Naderi Yeganeh The art of Hamid Naderi Yeganeh ...
151 items
Imprimis is the monthly speech digest of Hillsdale College, published by the Center for Constructive Alternatives. Imprimis's content consists almost entirely of edited transcripts of speeches...
357 items
International Music Score Library Project
IMSLP stands for the International Music Score Library Project and was started in 2006. Find Music Scores: Advanced Search
26,432 items
Lardbucket 2012 Textbooks
This collection houses a copy of textbooks which were licensed under Creative Commons cc-by-nc-sa. For more information, see
119 items
Mad Magazine
From Wikipedia: Mad is an American humor magazine founded by editor Harvey Kurtzman and publisher William Gaines in 1952. Launched as a comic book before it became a magazine, it was widely imitated...
Maine State Documents
The Maine State Documents digital repository is provided as a service of the Maine State Library to access electronic versions of Maine government publications. The Library has, since its inception...
3,794 items
Make Projects
Make: Projects is a new way to share DIY projects online for a growing maker community that can build, create, hack, discover, share, and connect with each other. Make: Projects was seeded with a...
195 items
Take a picture, it will last longer As books become old and begin to fall apart, librarians depend on microform to preserve their content for the future. Tiny photographs on long strips of film...
167,185 items
National and University Library of Iceland
This collection contains material from the National and University Library of Iceland. It covers all Icelandic books that are out of copyright under Icelandic law and have been digitized by the...
1,077 items
No Borders Bookstore
No Borders Bookstore
66 items
North Shore Country Day School
North Shore Country Day School is a junior kindergarten through 12th grade, college-preparatory school, founded in Winnetka, Illinois, in 1919. With rigorous academic pursuit as the cornerstone,...
101 items
Official Documents UK Mirror
Official Documents is the official reference facility for Command and departmentally sponsored House of Commons Papers. All Command Papers and House of Commons Papers published from May 2005 onwards,...
214 items
OPAL Libri Antichi - Università degli Studi di Torino
A collection of ancient texts from The University of Turin.  The University of Turin is one of the leading Italian public Universities with an international reputation for high quality teaching and...
1,140 items
Open Reading Room is a work in progress primarily aimed at creating a central repository of Tamil literary works in the public domain for free download. Close to a thousand works are now...
2,609 items
Open Source Text Books
Thanks for coming to our library. Find an error that you want to report? Have a book that you think belongs here? Contact the administrators at
2,159 items
Panama-California Exposition Digital Archive
The Panama-California Exposition Digital Archive is a collection of documents, books, booklets, images, and ephemera created between 1909 and 1918 during the planning and execution of San Diego's...
176 items
Pankaj Oudhia - texts
I am Pankaj Oudhia working independently as researcher and documenting Traditional Medicinal Knowledge about Herbs and Insects in India. Presently my work is focused on Medicinal Rice of Asia.
50 items
Papua New Guinea Human Rights Library
A collection of human rights materials, articles and information for local human rights activists, NGOs, volunteers and students. To add articles to this collection, please attach them in an email...
175 items
PDFy Mirrors
This collection contains automatically mirrored copies of all public documents uploaded to PDFy, a PDF hosting service. Unlisted ("private") documents are not included in this collection.
15,490 items
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London
"The Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society (Phil. Trans.) is a scientific journal published by the Royal Society of London. It was established in 1665,[1] making it the first journal in the...
18,319 items
PHOIBLE Online is a repository of cross-linguistic phonological inventory data, which have been extracted from source documents and tertiary databases and compiled into a single searchable...
198 items
Prelinger Library
The Prelinger Library is a private research library open to the public, located in downtown San Francisco. Its collections encompass some 50,000 books, periodical volumes and printed ephemera. The...
3,817 items
Project 66-16 of the Southeast Conference of the United Church of Christ
An initiative to record, compile, and write the history of Southeast Conference of the United Church of Christ. This collection contains newsletters and other important documents from the past of the...
523 items
Pythagoras Publishing
Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy articles for the Billions ...
384 items
Quigley / Reynolds Family History
A collection of photographs, letters, diaries, and other materials pertaining to the Quigley and Reynolds families of Bellefonte PA and Lancaster PA.
155 items
Real Patidar -
Material Housed: Material pertaining to Pirana Satpanth
429 items
RECAP US Federal Court Documents
The documents in this collection are from the US Federal Courts. A large collection come from the federal government's project for Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER). The PACER Service...
1,122,091 items
Russian History
This is a collection of PD texts in Russian (mostly old spelling) language. For the most part they are non-fiction books about Russian history.
36 items
Rutland Historical Society
The Rutland Historical Society was founded in 1969 to serve the original town of Rutland which includes the present towns of Proctor, Rutland Town, West Rutland and the City of Rutland.  Our video...
573 items
Shimer College (Unauthorised) Archive
This is a collection of documents relevant to the history of Shimer College, an unconventional Great Books college, from its founding as the Mount Carroll Seminary in 1853 to its present-day...
378 items
Siyavula Education Collection
"Siyavula” is a Nguni word which means “we are opening”. The Siyavula project is seeded by the Shuttleworth Foundation, which supports and encourages communities of teachers working together,...
164 items
Social Sciences Society, HKUSU - SSS Library
Social Sciences Society, HKUSU is the only student-run organisation which represents all the undergraduate students in the Faculty of Social Sciences in the University of Hong Kong. 44 years since...
143 items
Solidarity! Revolutionary Center and Radical Library
Located in Lawrence, Kansas the mission of Solidarity! Revolutionary Center and Radical Library is to organize as a non-hierarchical collective for the purpose of sharing and distributing...
826 items
State Library of Queensland
Located in Brisbane, Australia, State Library of Queensland’s mission is to creatively engage people with information, knowledge and community. We collect, preserve and make accessible the...
384 items
Studies in Consciousness, Intention and Orientation
The studies presented in this collection are related to the area of education in a very broad sense. They comprise experiments based on psychological, linguistic, and information science theories and...
244 items
Tamil Nadu Text Books
Textbooks published by the Department of School Education, Govt. of Tamil Nadu, India. The original versions available at
260 items
803 items
The Beat Within Magazine
The Beat Within is a writing and conversation program in juvenile halls - and a weekly magazine that grows out of that program. The Beat was founded in 1996 when a social worker inside San...
127 items
The BITSAVERS.ORG Documents Library
Since the 1990s, the bitsavers collective has been scanning computer-related documentation and materials as well as rescuing software from rapidly-fading media. Intended to be a permanent and...
30,144 items
The Collection Of The International Psychoanalytic University Berlin
The Collection of the International Psychoanalytic University (COTIPUB) aims to comprise the fundaments of psychoanalytic writing (Freud & Disciples) as well as all psychoanalysis-relevant...
1,001 items
the Community Media Review Archive
An archive of the journal of the Alliance for Community Media and it's predecessor organization, the National Federation of Local Cable Providers At various times this journal was called the NFLCP...
119 items
The Crittenden Automotive Library
The Crittenden Automotive Library was started in 2006 as a collection of automotive information including various forms of media (audio, video, and text) at It is a large...
878 items
The Harvard Classics / Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf
The Harvard Classics, originally known as Dr. Eliot's Five Foot Shelf, is a 51-volume anthology of classic works from world literature, compiled and edited by Harvard University president Charles...
159 items
The Institute of Doctors Engineers and Scientists
IDES is formed to carry on the business of promoting, forming, developing and organizing associations and networks Medical, Science and Engineering professors and Scientist. Our main objective is "To...
119 items
the Library of Adelle Frank
Historical books from the personal library of Adelle Frank, a technology professional with degrees in religion and library science, as well as great enthusiasm for family history, community-building,...
88 items
The Magazine Rack
The Magazine Rack is a collection of digitized magazines and monthly publications.
25,568 items
The Pulp Magazine Archive
Pulp magazines (often referred to as "the pulps"), also collectively known as pulp fiction, refers to inexpensive fiction magazines published from 1896 through the 1950s. The typical pulp magazine...
1,631 items
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Fiction Collection
The Science Fiction and Fantasy Fiction Collection is comprised of public domain books contributed by The Charles E. Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA from the Nitka...
313 items
The Swedish National Museums of World Culture
About the organisation The Swedish National Museums of World Culture form a government authority that consists of four museums with shared responsibility for a large part of the international...
115 items
2 items
The U.S. National Library of Medicine Publications Archive
This collection contains Publications by the National Library of Medicine The National Library of Medicine (NLM), on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, has been...
434 items
The Zamorano 80
A Selection of Distinguished California Books Made by Members of the Zamorano Club. Go to for more information.
145 items
Trinity College Library
This collection contains materials from Watkinson Library ( special collections, the Trinity Archives, and unique materials from the...
96 items
Urdu Islamic Books Collection
اردو زبان میں مستند اسلامی کتب کا سب سے بڑا آن لائن ذخیرہ۔ کتاب و سنت ڈاٹ کام ویب سائٹ پر یہ تمام کتب موجود...
2,726 items
USGS Water Resources of New York Reports
The U.S. Geological is made up of six science mission areas: Climate and Land Use Change, Core Science Systems, Ecosystems, Energy and Minerals, Environmental Health, Natural Hazards and Water....
128 items
WAIS (Wide Area Information Server)
Digitized documentation of the Wide Area Information Servers or WAIS (pronounced "ways") system. Digitized for use in a patent suit it is presented here for public use. WAIS was the first Internet...
1,256 items
WWII Archive
A collection of public domain World War II books, news broadcasts, old time radio, training films, and other ephemera. Curated by a librarian.
4,099 items
École des Ponts ParisTech
The École des Ponts ParisTech, better known as the École nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, is one of the world’s oldest engineering institutes. It has been training the elite of French engineers...
31 items

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